Parks & Recreation

COVID-19 Information for Parks & Recreation



Update on City Parks, Pool & Trails (5/26/2020)



With Marion County's Phase 1 approval, the City of Silverton has partially lifted closure restrictions based on state protocols. The remaining facilities will be considered for reopening as the state allows, and restrictions are adhered to.  Further updates will be provided on this page.

Effective Friday, May 22, 2020, the following public areas are open daily, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., as long as you are practicing physical distancing (minimum separation of 6 feet):

The following parks are open for use of open space areas and trails only:
  • Silverton Reservoir & Marine Park
  • Judy Schmidt Memorial Skate Park
  • Silverton Dog Park
  • Coolidge McClaine Park
  • Pioneer Park
  • Town Square Park
  • Old Mill Park
  • Lincoln Park
The following are closed:
•              Playground equipment in parks
•              Outdoor sports courts
•              Silverton Community Pool

If you have any questions, please contact (503)874-2206 or cstarner@silverton.or.us.

Operations


Parks and Recreation operations are performed by the Public Works Maintenance Division. The City also has a cooperative agreement with the Silver Falls school district for public use of certain school grounds.

City Parks and Recreation Facilities 

Parks
The City of Silverton currently has eight parks including neighborhood parks, a marine park, a skate park and a dog park. Activities and facilities range from hiking trails, picnic areas, and children's play equipment to boating and fishing.


Silverton Community Center Gym


The Silverton Community Center Gym is located at 421 S Water Street. The gym is available for rent to City of Silverton residents and City of Silverton Organizations.

Silverton Community Pool


The Silverton Community Pool is maintained jointly by the Maintenance & Water Quality Divisions. Pool supervision, classes, and reservations are provided by the Silver Falls Family YMCA.